Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Fun Facts and Activities About Snails, Mail and More!

Activities That Coordinate With The Book

Snail Mail by Samantha Berger

After you've read Snail Mail you can share several fun facts and activities with children.

  • History Of Mail Delivery
  • Creating Homemade Cards and Sending To Pen Pals or Family
  • Maps
  • Snails (Hey! Why Not? 😀)
...and I'm sure many more things can be discussed.

History Of Mail Delivery and Today's Mail

History of The Pony Express
by Today I Found Out

Pre-K Post Office Field Trip



Creating Greeting Cards And Envelopes / Pen Pals

Easy Pop-Up Birthday Card
by Paper Magic

13 Cute Envelopes And Cards For Kids To Make
by 5-Minute Crafts KIDS

Snail Mail Pen Pals
by Alex Brands

I'm going to suggest that this activity can be done between school classrooms with a student mail carrier "snail delivering" the mail to each classroom.



National Pony Express

Early U.S. Mail Routes
U.S. Postal Service



by Apple Blossoms

Simple Origami Snail For Kids To Make
by Life Hack Art


Green Kids Crafts STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and math) subscriptions create opportunities to spark the imagination. They are geared for children 2 - 10+

Their program has won many awards including Dr. Toy's Best Green Products, Academics' Choice Brain Toy Award, Red Tricycle's Award for Most Awesome Subscription Service and more.

Gifts Made By Me Box

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